Food supply veterinary medicine
Information on food supply veterinary medicine - why it's important, where FSVM veterinarians are compared to livestock, who’s involved, what’s the…
Enhancing the Practice of Veterinary Medicine
AVMA's Business Issues-related National Journal ads
About the Food Supply Veterinary Medicine Coalition
View the FSVMC report About the FSVMC Food Supply Veterinary Medicine (FSVM) is a new term that encompasses all aspects of veterinary medicine's…
Veterinary Medicine Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting
Formal title: Docket Number [FDA-2010-N-0001] Veterinary Medicine Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting Brief Description: The Department of…
Infection prevention and control
Social distancing as well as proper cleaning, disinfection, and ventilation measures can help prevent and control COVID-19 infection.
Pathogen reduction and testing reform act
This bill amends the Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry Products Inspection Act, and the Egg Products Inspection Act.
Formal title: Docket Number [2007N-0114] Electronic Distribution of Prescribing Information for Prescription Drug Products; Public Hearing; Request…
Considerations for food animal veterinarians during the COVID-19 pandemic
It’s critical to actively incorporate preventive measures into facility visits to decrease the risk of infection for veterinarians, staff members, and…
COVID-19 small business loans
Learn about new loan programs provided through the Small Business Administration (SBA) for small businesses coping with the financial impacts of…
Federal Regulations on Animal Health and Welfare Issues
This page list federal regulations AVMA is working on in animal health, animal welfare & aquatic veterinary medicine.
What is the AVMA doing to promote FSVM?
The AVMA promotes food supply veterinary medicine on a wide range of topics to diverse audiences. While we are engaged in numerous activities, below…
Backyard chickens 101
A quick guide for small animal veterinarians to provide veterinary care for backyard chickens and urban poultry flocks.
Unapproved Animal Drugs
Formal title: Docket Number [FDA-2010-N-0528] Unapproved Animal Drugs The Food and Drug Administration solicited comments from stakeholders on…
Marketplace Fairness Act
Gives states authority to manage their sales tax laws, allowing them to collect sales & use taxes owed on purchases from out-of-state online vendors
Food and Drug Administration Transparency Task Force
Formal title: Docket Number [FDA-2009-N-0247] Food and Drug Administration Transparency Task Force; Public Meeting; Request for Comments Notice of…
What is FSVM?
Veterinarians protect America's – and the world's – food supply from the farm to the dinner table.
Draft Environmental Assessment and Preliminary Finding of No Significant Impact Concerning a Genetically Engineered Atlantic Salmon
The Food and Drug Administration announced the availability of the agency's draft enviromental assessement concerning AquaBounty Technologies
Approval and Labeling of Food Made from AquAdvantage Salmon
Formal title: Docket Number [FDA-2010-N0385] Food Labeling: Labeling of Food Made From AquAdvantage Salmon; Public Hearing and Request for Comments …
Webinar: Antiparasitic Resistance
FDA presents information on antiparasitic resistance
Comment on FDA Transparency Initiative
Formal title: Docket Number [FDA-2009-N-0247] FDA Transparency Initiative: Draft Proposals for Public Comment Regarding Disclosure Policies of the…
Proposed collection of drug adverse event information by the FDA
Formal title: Docket Number [2006N-0180] Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Records and Reports…
H.R. 3553, Genetically Engineered Food Right to Know Act
AVMA Position: Nonsupport Summary: The Genetically Engineered Food Right to Know Act would amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act…
Food Safety of Cloned Animals
Formal title: Docket Number [2003N-0573] Draft Animal Cloning Risk Assessment; Proposed Risk Management Plan; Draft Guidance for Industry;…
October 2014 Issue of The AVMA Advocate
Ebola and pets; AVMA urges Congress to help rural areas get needed vet care
Final comments to FDA guidance 209 - Judicious use of medically important antimicrobial drugs
Formal Title: [Docket Number FDA-2010-D-0094] Guidance for Industry on the Judicious Use of Medically Important Antimicrobial Drugs in Food-Producing…